How To Conceal 12-2 Wire Coming From Wall? - Electrical - Page 2 - DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum

Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Home Improvement > Electrical


Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 02-21-2012, 01:28 AM   #16
Join Date: Oct 2011
Posts: 46
Rewards Points: 25

Originally Posted by <*(((>< View Post
Even if you flip the main breaker to the off position, the two main leads coming in and attaching to the lugs at the top of the breakers are still hot. Just so you don't think you are completely safe, just be sure where your hands and tools are going that they don't contact the lugs at the top.

Yep, trust me I was VERY cautious on where my hands were during this entire process. Left one in my pocket and wore rubber shoes. Also had the wife in there just in case something happened to me .

Kinda scary I'll admit, but I used common sense and it all went smooth.


Kid Quick is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-21-2012, 05:48 AM   #17
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Nashua, NH, USA
Posts: 7,971
Rewards Points: 1,548

Cutting the wires upstairs where the radiator used to be was not a good idea. That would make it more difficult for someone who wanted to reuse the wires later.


The good conscientious technician or serviceperson will carry extra oils and lubricants in case the new pump did not come with oil or the oil was accidentally spilled, so the service call can be completed without an extra visit.
AllanJ is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to AllanJ For This Useful Post:
<*(((>< (02-21-2012)

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
tacking wire in wall Clutchcargo Electrical 4 10-08-2011 09:32 AM
Stucco transition from wire & paper to block wall jmk909er Building & Construction 0 07-17-2011 09:39 PM
Question about neutral wire through wall switch guitarmonster Electrical 33 08-08-2010 09:51 PM
Advice on retaining wall replacement (pics inside) eastie Building & Construction 0 04-05-2010 10:32 AM
Raising Doorway Height (load bearing?) treefrog Building & Construction 6 02-25-2008 09:11 PM

Top of Page | View New Posts


Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.1